Director, Incident Response

United States

Are You Ready to Revolutionize Cloud Incident Response?

Mitiga is an early-stage, well-funded, start-up company aimed at helping organizations strengthen their cyber resiliency and breach readiness by combining premium services and cutting-edge technology, with expertise in cloud-native and hybrid-cloud environments.

Mitiga's team is comprised of highly experienced security experts, business leaders and tech leaders, working closely with global teams and clients.

Mitiga is looking for an experienced and passionate Cyber Security Leader to manage our service delivery team. We seek a subject matter expert in cyber forensics with strong leadership capabilities to join us in our journey to build and provide an innovative cyber security solution to the market. The ideal candidate will not only manage a team of experts tackling cutting-edge cyber security challenges, but lead the growing company's vision, strategy and culture in the US.

In this role, you will lead incidents response investigation and hunting efforts, manage a team of top tier Cyber Security researchers, and design and improve internal incidents response technological capabilities. Collaborate and work with the most advanced companies in the world. You will have passion for managing people, good communications skills, and high resiliency.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Manage a team of top-tier cyber security researchers and forensic experts, manage engagements and provide professional guidance and inspiration
  • Lead incident response investigations and hunting efforts, including investigation and remediation response to large scale sophisticated attacks, as well as doing security assessments and checking resilience
  • Provide briefings, status updates and advice, to a variety of audiences, including technical and executive leadership teams
  • Design and improve internal incident response technical capabilities, methodologies and processes                                


Management and Leadership

  • At least seven years’ experience leading and managing technical security teams
  • Unwavering focus, and crisis management skills, as well as, the ability to manage relationships and communication channels.
  • Exceptional written and verbal presentation skills – able to articulate complex technical issues in a concise and confident manner to both technical personnel and executive level management.
  • In-depth thinking and ability to succeed in an ultra-dynamic, fast pace environment/situation.


  • Strong forensics knowledge and technical understanding of network fundamentals, common Internet protocols and system and security controls
  • In-depth understanding of the life cycle of advanced security threats, attack vectors and methods of exploitation
  • Experience with the tools and techniques used in security event analysis, incident response, computer forensics, malware analysis, or other areas of security operations.
  • Previous experience in cybersecurity strategy or consulting
  • A background in cloud security - advantage

* Vaccination against Covid-19 is a condition of the job; however, reasonable accommodations will be provided to the extent required by law.

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